Three Important Documents Endorsed by Cambodian Cabinet Ministers

AKP Phnom Penh, July 12, 2019 —

Three important documents have been discussed and approved by the cabinet meeting held here at the Peace Palace this morning under the chairmanship of Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen.

According to H.E. Phay Siphan, Minister Attached to the Prime Minister and Chairman of the Government Spokesperson Unit, the approved documents are the draft National Strategy on Financial Inclusion 2019-2025, draft law on consumer protection, and draft law on e-commerce.

The draft law on e-commerce has been prepared by the Ministry of Commerce with technical support from stakeholders including experts from the World Bank and Asian Development Bank, etc., while the draft law on consumer protection has been elaborated by a group of the Economic, Social and Cultural Council (ECOSOCC) of the Office of the Council of Ministers, in collaboration with the Ministry of Justice, Asian Development Bank and other stakeholders, and the draft National Strategy on Financial Inclusion 2019-2025 by inter-ministry experts led by the National Bank of Cambodia.

By Khan Sophirom